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Fish knives (12)

Object Number: 
INV.14497a-l
Date: 
ca. 1910
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
each overall: 5 3/8 x 5/8 x 1/4 in. ( 13.7 x 1.6 x 0.6 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the blades: "EEG" in script stamped: on the sides of the handles: "S. KIRK & SON CO 925/ 1000"
Description: 
Twelve silver fish knives with tapered rectangular handles with repoussé chased floral decoaration on two sides; flat blades with one scalloped side and one curved side, neither with sharp edge; blades engraved, "EEG" in script; makers' marks stamped on the sides of the handles.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Louise Stafford Gilder, 12/14/73
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group